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Courtney B (#47335873)
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Bio Photo Lately I've been a little obsessed with adding names to the Washburn Street Cemetery in Scranton, Pennsylvania. I've found several ancestors buried there and then I read about the cemetery, I just couldn't help but want to add to it.
(I'm adding this info based on both Death Certificates and obituaries.)

PS - I sort of hate the fact that Davis and Davies are so interchangeable! It's annoying.

I live in Colorado and I'm very interested in family history. The whole reason I joined here was to find my ancestors. I love going to cemeteries and taking pictures. Many of my contributions are based off the photographs I take at these cemeteries.

Sometimes I have trouble reading the dates in the pictures - if you can help me you can click the Edit tab at the top and send me a message. I want to get it right! I like linking family members and adding any info you may have for me. :D

I'm more than happy to transfer memorials to family members!

The one nearest and dearest to my heart, my daddy, was the reason I joined. You can always stop by and leave flowers. <3

I helped Beth in Colorado to add all the folks in Lakeside Cemetery in Canon City. It took months, wasn't easy, but it was worth it!

My main interest names are:
Clemmons
Whisler
White
Birkes
Shaffer
Wharton
Akers
Powers

A note about my photos - any headstone photos that I took, you have my permission to use on Ancestry or even your own family history pages, all I ask is that you note that I(Courtney Birkes) took the photo. Thank you :)
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Linda Crawford
RE: Billy Wayne Birkes
My pleasure.
Added by Linda Crawford on Apr 12, 2015 9:29 PM
goldenthreads
Pvt Edison Harris
Thank you so much for the clarification. I will edit his birth year.
Added by goldenthreads on Apr 12, 2015 11:13 AM
goldenthreads
Pvt Edison Harris
The parents you sent this man have another son, William Harris. The problem is that Edison and William are born 3 months apart. Not sure you have the correct parents for Edison.

Thank you
Added by goldenthreads on Apr 11, 2015 6:33 PM
Kathye Snyder-Knight
Ruth Harriotte Dunham Dufrin
Thanks so much for the transfer! It is very much appreciated. ...Kathye
Added by Kathye Snyder-Knight on Mar 29, 2015 5:25 PM
Brett Langston Rowland
RE: Baby Whisler
I went back to get the picture of Carole Whisler but since my last trip they have gone through with lawn mowers and other equipment and I have not found the marker again. I will look through my pictures already taken and see if I have taken one already.
Added by Brett Langston Rowland on Mar 21, 2015 6:26 AM
Pam Geibel
Fox Transfer
Thanks for the transfers.
Added by Pam Geibel on Mar 19, 2015 5:52 PM
Pam Geibel
Fox Transfer
Added by Pam Geibel on Mar 19, 2015 5:52 PM
Boccapone
RE: Tresa Boccaccio
Hi Courtney-
Thank you for Tresa's transfer.
Added by Boccapone on Feb 25, 2015 8:51 AM
donnak
Thank you!
Wow! Thanks for the quick response and transfer of my Aunt Edna's Memorial. I really appreciate it. Thanks again for your dedication. :) Donna
Added by donnak on Feb 22, 2015 5:39 AM
GrooveDigger
RE: Lena Oates
I like your thinking! Thanx Courtney!
Added by GrooveDigger on Feb 18, 2015 3:07 PM
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